Folio Top Women: Anna Murray
CEO, emedia, llc
Anna serves as a strategic technology consultant to media companies and has helped publications of all kinds understand and navigate the digital landscape. She has consulted for Harvard Business Publishing, Time Out New York, The Atlantic, Vance Publishing and others. She focuses on helping other leaders master the systems and technologies necessary to achieve success in a digital world, while they transform their publications to survive in online format. Clients have praised her consultancy and the help she has offered their companies during the transformation from print to digital. Jason Weisberg of The Slate Group said Anna was a lifeline after Slate left Microsoft and became part of what was then the Washington Post Company. The company was
"facing a crisis in constituting an effective technology team" and as a result of Anna’s consulting, Jacob says she "got us out of a deep hole. I’ve been grateful ever since." The former CIO of Time Out Chicago, John Cary, said "I have always known Anna as one of the most knowledgeable, entrepreneurial, grounded and strategically digital savvy people in the business."